British Airways and Norwegian are enjoying a merry dance on the trans-Atlantic

A recent blog post by aviation intelligence provider OAG provides some interesting insight into the trans-Atlantic market between the United Kingdom and North America and…..

Corporate Update: Cathay Pacific will not follow Singapore Airlines in offering lie flat product on all flights

The Cathay Pacific Group has opted not to follow rival Singapore Airlines (SIA) in upgrading its regional business class product to lie flat. Cathay Pacific…..

IHG pilots new hotel room lighting technology as study reveals almost 80% of travellers struggle to sleep when staying away from home

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has partnered with a global leader in innovative LED lighting solutions, to pilot the use of state-of-the-art circadian lighting to help…..

Airports Council International’s performance indicators reveal that two-thirds of the world’s airports are loss-making, most of them handling less than one million ppa

Airports Council International (ACI) World has published its annual Airport key performance indicators (KPIs) on global air transport demand for 2017 and one of the…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Ryanair Sun CEO…..

Addressing the corporate and business travel markets more effectively – there are few more valuable segments

There are few more valuable market segments than the repeat travellers in corporate programmes and SMEs. Yet airlines have mostly failed to capitalise fully on…..

Mamma mia! Greece’s travel and tourism sector is the main driver of its economy and its GDP contribution is almost double the global average

New data from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) shows that the Greek travel and tourism sector grew at a rate of +6.9% in…..

Serko expands Zeno partner network in North America with Direct Travel agreement

Travel management company Direct Travel, Inc., North Americas’ fastest growing travel management company, today announced the expansion of its agreement with Serko Ltd. (NZX:SKO, ASX:SKO)…..

Asian travel growth will be partly at the expense of the Pacific region with Macau, Thailand, Maldives, China and Taipei leading five-year growth in visitor receipts

Earlier this year, The Blue Swan Daily reported that between 2018 and 2023, the Asia Pacific region is expected to enjoy a steady 5.5% average…..